Using AI to complement human beings

It’s easy to imagine AI in Matrix like terms as being super-intelligent and capable of feats beyond that of mere man, but a team from […]

Will Artificial Intelligence bring real smarts to eLearning?

Intelligence seems to be making a comeback. No, we’re not talking about human intelligence — that one is still out of fashion if we’re to […]

The Need For Responsibility In Discussing The Future of Work

A recent report by the Royal Society into machine learning highlighted the importance of good PR when it comes to AI and the various risks […]

Teaching a machine to understand humans

Creating machines capable of learning has been an ongoing challenge for the AI industry for a while now.  There have been various projects that have […]

RPP #153: eLearning after 20 Years - Interview with Ken Hartman

Interview with Dr. Ken Hartman, CEO of Degree Quest and the past president of Drexel University Online. Ken has a long distinguished history in education […]

The Time For Action On Health Data Is Now

Recently I wrote about the boom in both big data and computational power having breathed life into the AI industry, and it’s a concept that’s […]

Using AI to stop epileptic seizures before they start

Recently I explored a fascinating project that utilized machine learning to detect epilepsy in children.  The research, which was a collaborative project between Young Epilepsy, […]

Employees Optimistic About The Role of Automation At Work

The past few months have seen a deluge of dire warnings about the coming robotic apocalypse, whereby vast swathes of jobs will be automated and […]

Signs of Growth in Telemedicine

Telehealth is undoubtedly going places, supported by a number of studies highlighting its benefits, both in terms of cost and quality of provision.  The sector […]

Using AI to predict heart attacks and strokes

I wrote recently about a partnership between Zebra Medical Vision and American healthcare provider Intermountain Healthcare that will see machine learning based analysis integrated into […]

How AI copies stereotypes in language

Whilst we often believe automated systems to be purely rational entities, we’ve known for sometime that there are profound risks that such systems could hard-wire […]

Removing the unfairness from AI

AI has a tremendous amount of potential to improve our decision making, but it also has the potential to bake in the numerous biases that […]